Category Archives: The Affect Heuristic

KNRD Fest: Introducing The Lockjaw Lucky Dip

We take DIY very seriously here at Lockjaw Records, so we’ve got some surprises for you at KNRD Fest… In my time at Lockjaw Records I’ve had some expected tasks. This includes but is not limited to: Covering four angry Northern blokes in corpse paint Arguing over what names to call a t-shirt (The Flame […]

Lockjaw Coffee Compilation: 30 Caffeine-Fuelled Punk Rock Songs

Discover your new fast-punk favourites on Lockjaw’s latest compilation, available exclusively with our Lockjaw Coffee Here at Lockjaw Records HQ, the only thing we love more than coffee is punk rock. Caffeine give us the jolt we need to work hard and play harder – it keeps us going through festivals, gigs and long-ass journeys […]

Diggin’ Thru The Lockbox with Tom West from Almeida

They’re a bit like if a robot had a root around in my brain and designed a band based on the bands I listen to most. Technical, progressive, but still retaining that melodic hardcore edge.

Geek Peek – Dave Gourlay from The Affect Heuristic

I’ve been using this guitar since 2015. It was gifted to me by my best mate Judy Foster. I’d gone to the bog and when I came back, she’d ordered it for me. I’ve barely put it down since (the guitar, not the bog).

It’s the only guitar I use in all of my bands, The Affect Heuristic and No Contest.

VS. The New Split From Money Left To Burn & The Affect Heuristic

‘VS’ is a 10 track stampede featuring 5 exclusive tracks from Nuremberg’s finest skate punkers Money left To Burn and spanking new Melodic Hardcore band, The Affect Heuristic. This release delivers a high-energy aggressive (yet melodic) sound, that fans have come to expect from the Lockjaw Records roster. ‘VS’ is the third offering from Money Left to […]